Top Ten reasons WordPress for Small Business beats the pants off the rest

in Blog, LocalNa8ion.com, Publish & Design This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

< p>I’ve talked a lot about WordPress but I haven’t explained why it’s better than all the typical offerings pitched to small companies (products from Yahoo!, Microsoft, Google, YellowPages.com, CitySearch, and others). Today I’ll do that in just 200 words. To accomplish my goal I’ll just hit the highlights and leave further explanation for later […]

Hosting your WordPress Small Business Web Site on Midphase and using Auto-Install | Episode 10 Local Knowledge

in Blog, Connect, LocalNa8ion.com, Publish & Design, Video, Web Design, Wordpress This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

QuickTime, iPhone or iPod Download. In our session today, Episode 10 (run time 9:54) we cover how to get your small business web site and blog hosted and activated with our recommended web host MidPhase using a method called auto-install (also called a one-click install). In our next video how-to session we’ll cover how to […]

Oh no, not another story on social media for small business

in Blog, Connect, LocalNa8ion.com, News, Reviews & Rants This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

I know you are probably ready for a new topic other than social media for small business but I want to give you an important quick heads-up and link (hat tip to Ramon Ray over at smallBiztechnology.com for linking to this). I thought of just adding this as an addendum to my last video Podcast […]

Episode 9b: Social Media for Small Business and Local Marketers

in Blog, Connect, LocalNa8ion.com, Video This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

QuickTime, iPhone or iPod Download. If you are like most people you do not like hype and that may well have kept you from exploring social media as a tool to bring you new business. After all, the fervor and hype surrounding things like Blogs, Facebook, Second Life and the cool kid applications like Twitter […]

Episode 9a: Social Media for Small Business and Local Marketers

in Blog, Connect, LocalNa8ion.com, Video This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

QuickTime, iPhone or iPod Download. In this three two-part series I discuss using social media to connect with local customers (run time 8 minutes). First up, I’ll relate a personal story about a great new site called Alltop.com, and how using social media got Local Nation listed on the small business section of Alltop. < […]

Room for one more blog

in Blog, Connect, LocalNa8ion.com, Publish & Design, Video This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

QuickTime, iPhone or iPod Download. Episode 2: Is your small business contemplating the use of a blog for marketing or customer outreach in your Local Search or Local Internet Marketing Plan? Are you wondering if there’s room out on the web for one more blog? In episode 2 of our Local Na8ion video show I […]